Re: Was: What the Heckankar? Now: If It Is Not Too Dark
- --- In EckankarSurvivorsAnonymous@yahoogroups.com, "Elizabeth"
>I appreciate your response and as boring as it may be for others - I'm
> --- In EckankarSurvivorsAnonymous@yahoogroups.com, "skardicus"
> <skardicus@> wrote:
pretty dry about this topic. I don't have very many romantic thoughts
about the life-experience that relates to what some might refer to as
god. Maybe everything in life we can do that "feels" good or is
experienced as "beauty" is the best we can each do to get closer to
god. Maybe that's the real path - I don't have a clue.
> *** It can be called "Blank", and then again it can be
> called "Life". Go Out And Experience it. No need to fill it with
> another person's version of what a religion or spiritual path is!
> If It Is Not Too Dark
> Go for a walk, if it is not too dark.
> Get some fresh air, try to smile.
> Say something kind
> To a safe-looking stranger, if one happens by.
> Always exercise your heart's knowing.
> You might as well attempt something real
> Along this path:
> Take your spouse or lover into your arms
> The way you did when you first met.
> Let tenderness pour from your eyes
> The way the Sun gazes warmly on the earth.
> Play a game with some children.
> Extend yourself to a friend.
> Sing a few ribald songs to your pets and plants -
> Why not let them get drunk and wild!
> Let's toast
> Every rung we've climbed on Evolution's ladder.
> Whisper, "I love you! I love you!"
> To the whole mad world.
> Let's stop reading about God -
> We will never understand Him.
> Jump to your feet, wave your fists,
> Threaten and warn the whole Universe
> That your heart can no longer live
> Without real love!
> ~ Hafiz ~
> (I Heard God Laughing - Renderings of Hafiz by Daniel Ladinsky)
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